Bail is basically an insurance policy guaranteeing the accused will be present for future court hearings. Bail is set by the judge assigned to your case. Here’s how it works:if your son is arrested on Monday morning, by law he will be scheduled to make a first court appearance in front of a judge within 24 hours of his arrest. During the first court appearance, your son will be officially read his charges, and if it’s a misdemeanor crime, Call Rush Bail Bonds today at (205) 354-2968! Our Bail Agents will get your loved ones out of jail quickly! Let our family help yours!